Climate at a Glance

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Washington

Precipitation Rankings, May 1974

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1974
1-Month
2.70"
(68.58mm)
2.25"
(57.15mm)
0.45"
(11.43mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1973 1924
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1948
Apr–May 1974
2-Month
6.38"
(162.05mm)
5.08"
(129.03mm)
1.30"
(33.02mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1973 1924
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1948
Mar–May 1974
3-Month
12.50"
(317.50mm)
9.23"
(234.44mm)
3.27"
(83.06mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1973 1924
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 2011
Feb–May 1974
4-Month
18.09"
(459.49mm)
13.96"
(354.58mm)
4.13"
(104.91mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1973 1973
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 2017
Jan–May 1974
5-Month
28.01"
(711.45mm)
20.03"
(508.76mm)
7.98"
(202.69mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1973 1985
2nd Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1961
Dec 1973–May 1974
6-Month
37.72"
(958.09mm)
26.54"
(674.12mm)
11.18"
(283.97mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1973 1985
2nd Wettest Wettest to Date 1997
Nov 1973–May 1974
7-Month
47.63"
(1,209.80mm)
32.67"
(829.82mm)
14.96"
(379.98mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1973 1977
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1974
Oct 1973–May 1974
8-Month
51.72"
(1,313.69mm)
36.36"
(923.54mm)
15.36"
(390.15mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1973 1977
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1974
Sep 1973–May 1974
9-Month
54.17"
(1,375.92mm)
38.32"
(973.33mm)
15.85"
(402.59mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1973 1977
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1974
Aug 1973–May 1974
10-Month
54.54"
(1,385.32mm)
39.35"
(999.49mm)
15.19"
(385.83mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1973 1977
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1974
Jul 1973–May 1974
11-Month
54.71"
(1,389.63mm)
40.24"
(1,022.10mm)
14.47"
(367.53mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1973 1977
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1974
Jun 1973–May 1974
12-Month
56.54"
(1,436.12mm)
42.13"
(1,070.10mm)
14.41"
(366.02mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1973 1977
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1974
Dec 1972–May 1974
18-Month
78.24"
(1,987.30mm)
68.67"
(1,744.22mm)
9.57"
(243.08mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1973 1930
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 1997
Jun 1972–May 1974
24-Month
91.66"
(2,328.16mm)
84.30"
(2,141.22mm)
7.36"
(186.94mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1973 1930
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 1997
Jun 1971–May 1974
36-Month
143.50"
(3,644.90mm)
126.40"
(3,210.56mm)
17.10"
(434.34mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1973 1931
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1998
Jun 1970–May 1974
48-Month
189.98"
(4,825.49mm)
168.49"
(4,279.65mm)
21.49"
(545.84mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1973 1931
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1999
Jun 1969–May 1974
60-Month
228.30"
(5,798.82mm)
210.48"
(5,346.19mm)
17.82"
(452.63mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1973 1930
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1999

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on November 22, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/